27 — 28April201708:30 — 16:00
For the seventh year in a row, the Festival of Croatian Digitisation Projects will bring together specialists in various fields of digitisation, especially library digitisation professionals, for the purpose of exchanging experiences, presenting new digitisation projects and discussing current issues concerning digitisation in the heritage sector.
Along with many Croatian and foreign specialists in this field, this year’s special guest of the Festival will be Adina Ciocoiu, the representative of Europeana, who will deliver presentations on current issues on the aggregation of metadata and their use for the purpose of maintaining and expanding Europeana’s digital collections.
19May201709:00 — 17:00
Culture Geek brings together leading organisations from around the world to share how they are adapting to the changing digital landscape.
Culture Geek curates a programme of speakers from leading organisations to share how they are using digital in their working practice and adapting to new and ever changing developments. As digital becomes an integral element in everyday life it’s essential the arts and cultural sector consider these tools across distribution, exhibiting, income generation, marketing and audience engagement, archiving and preservation, creating content, online interactive tours, live streaming performances and data collection.
23 — 25May201709:00 — 18:00
ITN-DCH Final Conference is an international event for the professionals working in the Digital Cultural Heritage domain. The aim of the conference is to bring together experts and leaders from the cultural domain and, addressing the current challenges, start a dialogue that will lay the foundation for the creation of a multidisciplinary community of practice.
Digital Cultural Heritage is a complex domain that requires new competencies and escalating requirements, which necessitate a interdisciplinary education and a multi level collaboration in order to establish best practice and common methodologies, and, therefore, advance our understanding of our common past.
23 — 24May201713:00 — 15:00
This ** Invite-only event ** 1.5 day meeting is under the auspices of the Europeana DSI2 and is organised by Europeana Foundation and the Ministry of Education through the National Archives in Malta during the Maltese Presidency and will take place at the Conference centre of Hagar Qim on 23 and 24 May 2017.
This Presidency meeting is a high-level strategy meeting, primarily targeted at policymakers of EU member states, as a means to raise awareness among them about what Europeana does and how it can help them in their own work. So far, we’ve organised meetings on the (re-)use of digital cultural heritage in four domains of Research, Tourism, Education and the Creative Industries. At these meetings, policymakers and experts in the respective fields discussed ways to stimulate and facilitate this re-use.
7 — 11June201700:00 — 00:00
The Society of Architectural Historians will host its 70th Annual International Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, from June 7–11, 2017.
Meeting in Glasgow reflects the increasingly international scope of the Society and its conference, and we expect SAH members from all over the world to join us in Scotland's largest city, world renowned for its outstanding architectural heritage.
This is the first time that SAH has met outside North America since 1973. Architectural historians, art historians, architects, museum professionals and preservationists from around the world will convene to share new research on the history of the built environment. The Glasgow conference will include 36 paper sessions, eight roundtables, an introductory address and plenary talk, architecture tours, the SAH Glasgow Seminar, and more.
14 — 17June201718:00 — 16:00
The Faculty of Archaeology from Leiden University is hosting the annual meeting of the Centre for Digital Heritage (York) this year. The Centre for Global Heritage and Development together with the chair group Digital Archaeology are organizing this four day event.
The central theme of this year will be 'Heritage under Threat; how can new digital technologies safeguard heritage and/or heritage data'.